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Vegan Cheese Dip

You'll never crave cheese again
Vegan Cheese Dip
Photo courtesy of House Foods

For all you vegans looking for a good alternative to cheese, here it is. This dip, which uses tofu and nutritional yeast as a cheese substitute, is a great appetizer to make at your next get together. 

Recipe courtesy of House Foods

Ready in
35 m
10 m
(prepare time)
25 m
(cook time)
12
Servings
60
Calories Per Serving

Ingredients

  • 1/2 pkg. House Foods Tofu Soft
  • 1 1/4 Cup potatoes, diced
  • 3/4 Cups carrots, chopped
  • 1/2 Cup nutritional yeast
  • 7 pickled jalapeno slices
  • 3 Tablespoons jalapeno pickling liquid
  • 2 chipotle pepper in adobo sauce
  • salt
  • Dash of cayenne, optional

Directions

Boil the potatoes and carrots for 20 minutes or until soft.

Drain and allow to cool.

Drain tofu and blot with paper towels.

Place tofu, potatoes, carrots, and all remaining ingredients into the blender.

Blend until smooth.

Taste, and add more salt and nutritional yeast if needed.

Transfer sauce to a small saucepan.

Warm over medium to medium high heat until slightly thickened and bubbly, about 5 minutes.

Sprinkle with cayenne, if desired.

Serve warm with chips, crackers or veggies of choice.